The 2009 Kia Sorento features two engine choices: a 242-horsepower 3. This will take of one of those problems. The total number of vehicles being recalled is now 980,377. I do not use the attaching parts, but they are of good quality. The rear liftgate has a flip-up window.
Seating is comfortable, visibility is high, and the car still looks like new several years down the road. I love that these are made by FelPro. This is a super engine. I'e had my car for 5 years and he's had his for 3. Front-end skid plates and front and rear towing hooks come standard.
My wife loved her Christmas present. A great match for conventional oil, Purolator is available for most of the passenger cars and light trucks on the road today. With a few exceptions, powertrain warranties don't cover regular maintenance like engine tuneups and tire rotations. Every little note adds up to harmony. One was a relay which was quickly replaced under warranty and one was a factory recall to replace a part that had not caused me any problems.
Inside the Sorento, most reviewers consider the design simple and unremarkable, if a bit derivative. So equipped, the Sorento is capable of towing 3,500 pounds. The lower body features optional side cladding with a two-tone paint scheme. Haven't put a thermometer on it to check temperature drop, but transmission is running smooth in 96 degree temps. It typically covers just the engine and transmission, along with any other moving parts that lead to the wheels, like the driveshaft and constant velocity joints. Cargo volume behind the seats measures 31.
Originally, in April 2013, Kia recalled 623,658 model year 2007-2010 Rondo and Sportage, model year 2007-2011 Sorento, model year 2007 Sedona, model year 2010-2011 Soul, and model year 2011 Optima vehicles. When parts are available, owners will receive a second notification and dealers will replace the stop lamp switch, free of charge. Bumper-to-bumper warranties typically expire faster than powertrain warranties. Not only does it have the famous10-year warranty, but in the time I've had it, I've had only two occasions to take. It has a 5 star crash rating which is good.
We actually comparison-shopped the Kia to Chevy, Ford, Honda, Toyota and Hyundai. Crash-test results are generally good, too, and most sources give the 2009 Kia Sorento excellent marks for safety. So I bought these in preparation of doing the plug change. Haven't put a thermometer on it to check temperature drop, but transmission is running smooth in 96 degree temps. Few reimburse incidental costs like motel rooms if you have to wait for repairs. Since purchase, we have hauled concrete, 2 x 4s, 6 foot tall pine trees, 20 bags of cedar chips, furniture and even a 600 lb gun safe in this vehicle. Now today- it has happened for the 3rd time in 4 mos.
The Sorento has less cargo volume than the Explorer, TrailBlazer and Grand Cherokee. Then would only move 10 mph. Remedy Kia will send an interim notification to owners in May 2013. Actual down payment and resulting monthly payments may vary depending upon type and use of vehicle, regional lender requirements, and the strength of your credit. This information is supplied for personal use only and may not be used for any commercial purpose whatsoever without the express written consent of Chrome Data. While dealers and third parties certify cars, the gold standard is an automaker-certified vehicle that provides a factory-backed warranty, often extending the original coverage. Pair it up with an in-line transmission filter for a clean cool combo.
Still love both of them. This may seem like a trivial thing, but I can't tell you how many times I've been happy to have this standard accessory. Exterior Up front is a three-bar grille with chrome overlays. I do not foresee any issues with this job. Oh, and Kia owns Hyundai and the engine, transmission, and drivetrain are all Hyundai. As expected, many of the vehicles are cutting-edge innovative design studies, others just a few steps away from production, but all provide a window on….
But all in all this has been a great car. Although the fuel economy is not as good as some of the new models, it really rides great and have had little or no problems. Recall Date 2013-04-01 Description Kia Motors Corporation Kia is recalling certain model year 2007-2010 Rondo, model year 2007-2011 Sedona, Sorento and Sportage, model year 2010-2011 Soul, model year 2008-2011 Optima, model year 2010 Forte, model year 2007-2009 Amanti, and model year 2009 Borrego vehicles. Front-end skid plates and front and rear towing hooks come standard. Should I have real problems, I will report back.
Put this one on a Silhouette and by-passed the in-radiator cooler altogether. Units Affected 980377 August 10, 2009 — The hot news item three years ago involves something we never get tired of: videos of beautiful cars causing a smoke storm. The Sorento competes with the Ford Explorer, Chevrolet TrailBlazer and Jeep Grand Cherokee. Kia added a new 3. The rear liftgate has a flip-up window. The system can automatically transfer power if it detects wheel slippage.